[R-0172] S4. Instructional Planning

Citation: Early Childhood Technical Assistance Center (ECTA). (2018). Universal Design for Learning. Webpage. Retrieved from site [or enter “Universal Design for Learning ECTA” in your search window].

Abstract: This webpage describes the Universal Design for Learning (UDL) approach and provides links to related online tool kits, articles, books, and national centers.

Integration: The information presented at this webpage fits well with content presented in the early childhood course Curriculum Planning.

Content Focus: Accessible Curriculum; Curriculum Planning; Design for Diversity; Division for Early Childhood (DEC); Educational Practitioners; Environmental Recommended Practices; Flexible Curriculum; Impact Research; Inclusion; Inclusive Educational Experiences; Learner-Centered; Ronald L. Mace; Universal Design for Learning (UDL)

Notes: Have each student choose from among the many topic links found at this webpage and, having read the information there, design a presentation for the class indicating how this resource will help them implement UDL in an early childhood education setting.